CONCERT ON THE COURTHOUSE LAWN
WHEN: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. July 13
WHERE: Grundy County Courthouse lawn, Morris
COST & INFO: Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and relax in the cool breezes of a summer night and enjoy a great concert. Performers are River Road Trio.
COFFEE & COMPANY
WHEN: 8 to 9 a.m. July 13
WHERE: Minooka Fire Protection District, Minooka.
COST & INFO: Join the Grundy County Chamber for coffee, pastries, and networking at this monthly event. The event is free to attend and don't forget your business cards. This month's Coffee & Company is hosted by Minooka Fire Protection District. For information, call Christine at Christine at 815-942-0113.
LIBERTY ARTS FESTIVAL
WHEN: July 13 to 15
WHERE: Downtown Morris
COST & INFO: The festival will highlight all types of creativity: music, concerts, dance performances, singing, and, of course, lots of art. A highlight is the Art Walk from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 15. For information, visit www.downtownmorris.com.
VINYL RECORD EXCHANGE
WHEN: 4 to 6 p.m. July 14
WHERE: Clayton's Tap, 122 W. Washington St., Morris
COST & INFO: Swap, trade or give away your vinyl musical treasures. Record players will be on hand to demo your new tunes. Many vinyl record up-cycling ideas presented. Sleeveface selfie station available and much shenanigans encouraged. Call 815-942-3811 or visit www.claytonstap.com.
STORYBOOK CHARACTER PARADE
WHEN: 11 to 11:30 a.m. July 15
WHERE: Morris Area Public Library 604 Liberty St. in Morris and downtown Morris
COST & INFO: Dress like your favorite storybook character, come meet at the library, and join in the parade through downtown Morris through the Liberty Arts festivities. For information, call 815-942-6880 or visit www.morrislibrary.com.